orthodontic treatment

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Noun1.orthodontic treatment - dental treatment that corrects irregularities of the teeth or of the relation of the teeth to surrounding anatomy; treatment is usually by braces or mechanical aids; "orthodontic treatment of facial abnormalities"
treatment, intervention - care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)
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The ULab software seamlessly imports patient 3-D digital scans and allows dental professionals to diagnose the orthodontic treatment needs of their patients and rapidly develop a treatment plan chairside in less than 5 minutes.
- US-based digital dental company ULab Systems has received US FDA clearance for its patented automated orthodontic treatment planning software, the company said.
Therefore, the aim of this study was to identify the factors associated with the users failing to keep orthodontic treatment appointments (absences), in three regional dental specialty centers (CEO-R) located in the State of Ceara.
The most common examples of foreign bodies in the literature are amalgam restorations or penetration of materials during clinical procedures [8], such as elastic bands for tooth separations for orthodontic treatment [9].
Gopikrishna, "Prevalence of white spot lesion in a section of Indian population undergoing fixed orthodontic treatment: an in vivo assessment using the visual International Caries Detection and Assessment System II criteria," Journal of Conservative Dentistry, vol.
Orthodontic treatment among adults is gaining popularity nowadays.
Most appliances used for orthodontic treatment cause insufficient oral hygiene, which may alter the composition and amount of patients' oral microbiota.
For instance, determination of biosafety is important through assessment of the release of metal ions during orthodontic treatment [10].
More often, its diagnosis is made in the age which is the same age as that when orthodontic treatment is generally started [18].